Enforcement of International Judgments

February 21, 2013

(c) Paper is patient – as the saying goes: many parties make a choice of forum in advanced of any dispute. The issues of choice of forum and enforcement of judgments are intertwined because in evaluating a choice of forum, a party and its lawyers must consider whether a judgment of the chosen forum…

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Think it’s safe to ignore a foreign lawsuit? Think again…

December 6, 2009

In the past, some of our international corporate clients have asked a similar question, “Why should I worry about an American-based lawsuit against my company in Europe? What if I just ignore it?” While it is easy to see the significant consequences of a foreign judgment in a criminal case (just ask Roman Polanski), there…

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